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At the Farmers' Market on the Fourth of July

By way of preparation, I breakfast on ice cream

and strap a small American flag on a plastic stick

to the handlebars of my bike with a band of Velcro: 549 more words

Day 1: No Regrets

Here I am for the millionth time stating that i’m on a journey to shed those pounds that I have gathered from these past few years of glorious feasting. 526 more words

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Tour De France 2015 - Malliot Vert

The green jersey or the Sagan jersey? That seems to be the question that organisers have been asking themselves with the wheelie loving all round beast taking the last three green jersey competitions in embarrassingly easy style, and as a result of that we’ve had yet another shakeup in the way the points competition is decided. 1,284 more words


Cycling's in the media again.

There was this article in the local paper, and its author was extolling the virtues of commuting by bicycle, and he was doing his best to encourage others to try it. 265 more words


Roads and recoveries

This bike.

This Route

To this shop.

Gave this feeling.

A no fuss ride. The first in 7 weeks. Brevity the key.

With thanks to Craig for sorting out a comfortable steed.


Tour de France 2015: Stage 1 - Utrecht to Utrecht

Bonjour! – or should that be ‘Hallo’?  The 2015 Tour de France begins in Holland with an individual time trial (the only one this Tour) in the city of Utrecht. 138 more words


Day 18 | Venice - Verona (90 miles)

Venice, Venice, Venice. What a magical place. Four years ago, whilst in Valencia doing an intensive Spanish course, I met two lovely Italian girls who studied in Venice. 217 more words